Venezuela Fri, 27 Nov 2020 09:42:00 GMTVenezuela resumes direct shipments of oil to China despite US sanctions
Venezuela has resumed direct shipments of oil to China after U.S. sanctions sent the trade underground for more than a year, according to Refinitiv Eikon vessel-tracking data and internal documents from state company Petroleos ...Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:20:00 GMTMSF plans to withdraw from a Covid-19 treating hospital in Venezuelan
Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) will withdraw from a collaboration with a Venezuelan hospital to treat COVID-19 patients due to restrictions on specialists' ability to enter the country, the medical NGO said on Tuesday.Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:05:00 GMTUS names first ambassador in a decade to Venezuela, but he will operate from Bogotá
Amid a breakdown in relations and absence of US diplomats in Venezuela, Washington has named its first ambassador for the South American country for the first time in a decade. However he will carry out his duties from the ca...Fri, 06 Nov 2020 09:50:00 GMTIran, Venezuela's close ally proclaims 'US can no longer control what's happening in the world'
Iran believes the U.S. government no longer can “control what’s happening in the world” or show other countries how to protect citizens’ rights, the Iranian foreign minister said on Thursday during a visit to ally Venez...Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:55:00 GMTLeopoldo López arrives in Madrid; Maduro accuses the Spanish ambassador of assisting a “terrorist”
After more than six years in confinement, Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López is a free man and has been reunited with his family in Madrid. López arrived Sunday in the Spanish capital following what aides described a...
Venezuela Analysis Sat, 28 Nov 2020 16:33:00 -0400Venezuela Sentences Former Citgo Executives for Corruption
The so-called “Citgo six” had been arrested in 2017 and their lawyers will appeal the ruling.
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 00:43:00 -0400Crisis & Critique: What is at Stake in the Parliamentary Elections?
With legislative elections on the horizon, Ociel López looks at the different political forces and scenarios ahead.
Wed, 25 Nov 2020 23:15:00 -0400Venezuela: Guaido Calls for Regime Change ‘Bipartisan Support’
The opposition leader has called for a "popular consultation" and boycotted upcoming legislative elections.
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 14:42:00 -0400Venezuelan Elections: Maduro Requests Anti-Corruption ‘Help' as APR Blasts ‘Censorship’
Centre-right and right-wing parties have also been campaigning hard for the December 6 contest.
Fri, 20 Nov 2020 10:58:00 -0400Standing by a Radical Chávez: A Conversation with Rafael Uzcátegui
A key figure from the newly-formed Popular Revolutionary Alternative talks about his expectations for the upcoming parliamentary elections.